HASfter the funeral ceremony, Prince Moulay Rachid, together with the guests present, went to Church House to take part in a reception hosted by the British Foreign Secretary.
King Mohammed VI had sent a message of condolences and compassion to Charles III, King of the United Kingdom, following the death of Queen Elizabeth II on September 8.
In this message, the King had expressed, in his name, and in that of the royal family and the Moroccan people, to Charles III, to all the members of his family and to the British people, “his sincere condolences and deep sympathy”.
With the disappearance of Queen Elizabeth II, Morocco has lost a “great special friend who was deeply respected”had underlined the king, adding that the queen “was particularly keen to strengthen the long-standing friendship between our two centuries-old monarchies”.
The sovereign also underlined “the qualities and merits of this illustrious queen who stood, invariably, as a symbol of the greatness of the United Kingdom, devoting her whole life to the service of her country”.
“Under the reign of this exceptional monarch, the United Kingdom achieved much progress and prosperity and achieved great stature both regionally and internationally”wrote the king in this message.